The Banting Band Salad

I’ve had over 52 shares of this post on the Banting diet. Here is a gorgeous Banting recipe I just tried out for lunch today. It’s a quick, delicious way of eating salad the Banting way! Made up of 7 layers, I call it the “Banting Band Salad”. Enjoy! LAYERS + Lettuce + Baby spinach +…

Spotlight on Rose Gold Watches for Women

Trends come and go, but some styles never really become trends, preferring instead to shy away from the limelight while retaining a subtle but strong longevity. Rose gold watches are one such phenomenon. While diamond encrusted watch faces and delicate bracelet straps have all had their day in the sun, rose gold watches have always…

Where South Africans Should Spend NYE 2014

If you’ve just seen the New Year in in style and are having withdrawal symptoms already, then check out some of my top picks for South Africans for New Year’s Eve … 2014! Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, South Africa The V&A is host to some of the most exciting celebrations in the country, with its…

5 Ideas for a Great Themed Party

I went to a “Dirt Sexy Money” / Great Gatsby party last week & it was amazing! I thought that I’d gather some great ideas for you if you’re thinking about having a themed party this festive season. Whether you’re looking to get together for an evening filled with glitz & glam, or a relaxed…

Britain’s cosiest pubs

If you want somewhere to spend a quiet evening catching up over a few drinks, but don’t fancy noisy bars, gimmicky nightclubs or crowded football hubs, then check out this round-up of some of Britain’s cosiest pubs.

Lucky Charms

The All Important Birthday I’ve recently been invited to a 21st birthday celebration. I always get excited for occasions because it’s a reason to spoil your loved one and show them how much you care. Of course, the quest to find the perfect gift for my friend has begun and I’ve just struck gold with…

Top Beach Destinations To Avoid Common Tourist Traps

The weather in New York has been so hot! The ‘coldest’ I’ve experienced so far has been 26°C. I’ve been shopping for easy summer dresses and cool blouses to wear to class. I must say, one thing I do miss about Cape Town is the beach! What better way to put the summer rays to…